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There are 5 ways to get from Putian to Shantou by train, bus, car or plane

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Train, bus  •  3h 56m

  1. Take the train from Putian to Chaoshan Taining / ...
  2. Take the bus from Chaoshan Station to Golden Gulf Hotel Express Bus East Line 2

¥188 - ¥245

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Drive  •  4h 8m

  1. Drive from Putian to Shantou 251.4 miles

¥250 - ¥370

Bus to Fuzhou, fly  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Putian to Fuzhou Airport
  2. Fly from Fuzhou (FOC) to Shantou (SWA) FOC - SWA

¥1097 - ¥4607

Train to Xiamen, fly  •  6h 58m

  1. Take the train from Putian to Xiamen North
  2. Fly from Xiamen (XMN) to Shantou (SWA) XMN - SWA

¥1068 - ¥3121

Train to Quanzhou, fly  •  6h 35m

  1. Take the train from Putian to Jinjiang station
  2. Fly from Quanzhou (JJN) to Shantou (SWA) JJN - SWA

¥875 - ¥2927

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The cheapest way to get from Putian to Shantou is to train and bus which costs ¥180 - ¥250 and takes 3h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Putian to Shantou is to train and bus which costs ¥180 - ¥250 and takes 3h 56m.

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The distance between Putian and Shantou is 327 km. The road distance is 402.2 km.

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The best way to get from Putian to Shantou without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 56m and costs ¥180 - ¥250.

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It takes approximately 3h 56m to get from Putian to Shantou, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fuzhou Airport to Shantou Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 25m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Putian to Shantou is 402 km. It takes approximately 4h 8m to drive from Putian to Shantou.

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Air China, China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Fuzhou Airport to Shantou Airport.

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There are 44+ hotels available in Shantou. Prices start at ¥155 per night.

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Map of how to get from Putian to Shantou.
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  • Distance: 204.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 56m

What companies run services between Putian, China and Shantou, China?

There is no direct connection from Putian to Shantou. However, you can take the taxi to Putian, take the train to Chaoshan, take the walk to Chaoshan Station, then take the bus to Golden Gulf Hotel. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Shantou.

Airlines
China Eastern Airlines
Website
en.ceair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥5500
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥7500
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥2200 - ¥14000
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥6000
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥6500
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Huai'an
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1400 - ¥9500
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Kunming
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥13000
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥7000
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Zhoushan
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥7000
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥5500
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥7000
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
5h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥900 - ¥4700
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1600 - ¥8000
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
6h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥4100
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Wuhan
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1400 - ¥7000
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Guangzhou Baiyun
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥2700
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥4300
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Hangzhou Xiaoshan
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥5500
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥6000
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Guiyang
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
¥1900 - ¥10000
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2600 - ¥16000
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥2600
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥2500 - ¥16000
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥4300
Shanghai Airlines
Website
ceair.com
Flights from Fuzhou to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥5500
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Shanghai Pudong
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥6000
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Shanghai Hongqiao
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥950 - ¥5500
Spring Airlines
Website
springairlines.com
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Nanjing
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥2600
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Hefei
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
¥1300 - ¥2700
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Guilin
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥4500
Shandong Airlines
Website
shandongair.com.cn
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥700 - ¥2600
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1000 - ¥4300
Tianjin Airlines
Website
tianjin-air.com
Flights from Quanzhou to Shantou via Haikou
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥1100 - ¥3900
Chengdu
Website
chengduair.cc
Flights from Xiamen to Shantou via Changsha
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
¥900 - ¥2900
Train operators
China Railways D-Class
Website
chinahighlights.com
Train from Putian to Chaoshan
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥130 - ¥180
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥130 - ¥180
1st Class Seat
¥180 - ¥260
Train from Putian to Xiamen North
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥55 - ¥80
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥55 - ¥80
1st Class Seat
¥60 - ¥85
Train from Putian to Jinjiang station
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
¥45 - ¥65
Schedules at
trip.com
Book at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥45 - ¥65
1st Class Seat
¥40 - ¥60
China Railways G-Class
Train from Putian to Chaoshan Station
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
¥170 - ¥230
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥170 - ¥230
1st Class Seat
¥300 - ¥360
Business Class Seat
¥600 - ¥750
Train from Putian to Xiamen North
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
¥75 - ¥95
Schedules at
trip.com
2nd Class Seat
¥75 - ¥95
1st Class Seat
¥120 - ¥150
Business Class Seat
¥280 - ¥350
Bus operators
Travel China Guide
Phone
(+86)29 85236688
Website
travelchinaguide.com
Bus from Chaoshan Station to Golden Gulf Hotel
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
¥18
Schedules at
travelchinaguide.com
Fuzhou Airport Transfer
Phone
0591-96363
Website
fuzhouairport.com.cn
Bus from Putian to Fuzhou Airport
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
¥52
Schedules at
fuzhouairport.com.cn

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